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Is JCPenney’s digital transformation enough to turn the business around?

US department store chain JC Penney recently underwent a digital transformation to help the company shift gears from mer...

Retail news from around the globe

LVMH seeks to exit Tiffany deal; White knights to rescue JC Penney; and more.

Retail news from around the globe

Neiman Marcus may cut bonuses for top execs; US retailers mandate face masks; JC Penney cuts 1000 jobs.

The tech-centric approach to men’s retail

Why so many retailers go high-tech to appeal to men.

JC Penney to exit home appliance business

Retailer to revamp stores layout in a bid to focus on apparel to boost profits.

Green is the new black: why retailers want you to know about their green credentials

Banning single-use plastic bags a step in the right direction.

Department store concessions – the rot stops here

Global retailers look to shop-in-shop concepts for inspiration. 

The secret to a retail slimdown

In the US, Kohl’s department store experiments shrinking its floorspace, rather than closing stores down.

The week that was

A look back at what made headlines this past week.

JC Penney store network to be slashed

America’s department store industry crisis continues.

Australian retailers pounce on Black Friday

E-commerce is propelling Australian consumers into the global market, increasing the influence of international shopping...

JC Penney cuts jobs

Struggling department store to slash thousands of jobs and close more than 30 stores.

Fired any good customers lately?

In the midst of a dynamic retail landscape, it’s important to continually evolve your retail brand, says Jon Bird.

JC Penney appoints marketing VP

Department store hires Kraft executive in a bid to revitalise the struggling brand.